6 Travel writing articles Dubai
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Deadline: Feb 10th 2014 , please, confirm if you can reach the deadline & the requirements before applying and/or accepting the job.
The texts are intended for a travel guide book so keep in mind that a tourist will be reading and using this text.
Delivery: one by one as each article is finished so it can be checked and eventually modified if needed.
Each article is part of a travel guide, so please, do not talk about other attractions, those would be already covered, please, go straight to the topic requested. Please include last paragraph with Practical Information: how to get there, address, pone, website, Price, open hours, etc
Content has to be self written. No direct copy from the internet or any other source because it will be consider plagiarism.
This is intended to be part of a travel guide. So, please do be practical, and straight to the point.
Only bold and headers 1, 2 & 3 style formats are allowed. Don´t use other formats like italics, underline, etc.
Topics & requirements for each texts:
1)Tips for your trip to Dubai
(1700 words min): should include the following topics:
Planning: what you have to keep in mind before buying tickets
Visa: is it needed? For what countries? Oman? Kish Islan? Where to get information?
Clima: describe different seasons and which one is convenient to visit the city
Packing: what to pack according to the clima
Voltage: 110/220 wt
Language: which language? Any other language used? what could be language barriers? Make list of “must know” words that might be useful (hello, good bye, please thank you, etc)
Travelers’ assistance health insurance: is it needed, how to get one
What are the most important Festivals and events, holidays make list.
2)Moving Around & Passes
(min 1200 words) explain public transport systems, prices and rates, how is possible to get around walking, by bike , options to rent a bike, rent a car, taxi (numbers, rates) etc. Also explain different passes for tourist visiting the city: Sightseeing Tickets & Passes, prices and general overview of what is convenient.
(Min 650) brief intro of what can found a different types of shopping (what can be found in the souk , in big malls, etc a simply list the manes of the places)
(1500 words min) general overview about food (typical dishes must order and how are they made, what is a typical meal , etc) list at least 4 restaurants to go
(700 words min) general overview about entertainment, most popular places to go, cinema theatre, belly dance shows, etc. Please do not include the thematic parks (Wild Wadi Water Park Dubai – Jumeirah, Dubai Creek Park Tour, Wonderland and Splashland, etc)
6)Visiting Dubai with Children
(min 1000 words) general overview how it would be to visit Vienna with children, point out specific places to go with children for entertainment and adequate restaurants (include how to get there, address, open hours, website, prices, etc)